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General Root Meaning
to clean the flesh from fat, train a camel, set in order, do carefully. niiqatun - zeal, skill, daintiness, refined, best, top of a mountain, a big and long mountain. naaqatun - she camel, as it is the best thing according to Arabs.
   l-nāqata   (1)

Then they hamstrung the she-camel and (were) insolent towards (the) command (of) their Lord and they said, "O Salih! Bring us what you promise us if you are of the Messengers."

And not stopped Us that We send the Signs except that denied them the former (people) And We gave Thamud the she-camel (as) a visible sign, but they wronged her. And not We send the Signs except (as) a warning.

   l-nāqati   (1)

Indeed, We (are) sending the she-camel (as) a trial for them, so watch them and be patient.

   nāqatun   (1)

He said, "This (is) a she-camel. For her (is a share of) drink, and for you (is a share of) drink (on) a day known.

   nāqata   (1)

But said to them (the) Messenger (of) Allah, "(It is the) she-camel (of) Allah and her drink."

   nāqatu   (2)

And to Thamud (We sent) their brother Salih. He said, "O my people! Worship Allah, not for you any god other than Him. Verily has come to you a clear proof from your Lord, This (is) a she-camel (of) Allah for you (as) a Sign. So you leave her (to) eat on (the) earth (of) Allah, and (do) not touch her with harm, lest seizes you a punishment painful."

And O my people! This she-camel (of) Allah (is) for you a Sign, so leave her to eat in the earth (of) Allah, and (do) not touch her with harm, lest will seize you a punishment impending."

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